The EU decided to allocate Ukraine half a billion euros
The European Commission (EC) has approved the allocation to Ukraine of macro-financial assistance package worth about €500 million On 30 November, reports Reuters with reference to the press service of the EC.
Thus, Ukraine in 2014 has received €3.3 billion of the assistance provided by the EU.
In mid-November, the Prime Minister of Ukraine Vladimir Groisman said that Ukraine expects a new loan from the IMF before the end of 2018. The condition under which Kiev will receive the money until January, was the approval of the budget by 2019.
November 24, the Ukrainian media reported that the first tranche for Ukraine from the International monetary Fund (IMF) will amount to $1.5 billion according to the publication, the size of the second and third tranche of $1.2 billion.